Australian Catholic University (ACU) - public higher education institution in Australia. ACU began its history in 1991. It has an urban campus located in Melbourne.

University ranking. Australian Catholic University has earned itself a position in the top 40 best educational institutions of Australia. Australian Catholic University is highly renowned as a university that managed to stay in the top 5% worldwide rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. It is important to mention that the applicants are evaluated based on the previous academic performance. Like in many universities of Australia the academic year consists of two semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 14,816 USD per year. Doing your master’s studies at ACU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 16,297 USD. In addition, the scholarships provided by the university allow for partial coverage of tuition expenses. In addition to full time programs, the university also offers a wide range of online courses. The official website of the university (http://www.acu.edu.au) can offer more accurate pricing information depending on the chocen program.

The composition of the university. Australian Catholic University is medium in scale, teaching no more than 15 thousand students at a time. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. Today, about the quarter of all students are foreigners. The teaching staff consists of more than 1100 specialists. The university offers international student exchange programs, made possible by the vast network of partner educational institutions and companies. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of ACU. The university has a functioning library.
Ranking   1551   36
Country Australia
region Victoria
City Melbourne
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  2,714 USD/year.
to  9,962 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  2,714 USD/year.
to  19,074 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  9,056 USD/year.
to  27,696 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  11,008 USD/year.
to  24,061 USD/year.
Doctorate (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
18,597 USD/year.
Living expenses $868 -1,554 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1991
Abbreviation ACU
Teachers 1,109
Students 14,490
Foreigners 33%
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Qualify for life
Accreditation
• Department of Education and Training, Australia
Affiliations
• Universities Australia
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
• Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)
Rankings
World ranking 1551
Country ranking 36
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1551
Cost of living in Melbourne
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 407 629
Food 220 429
Transportation 84 173
Communications and utilities 97 105
Clothing 27 99
Sports and leisure 33 120
Total 868 1,554
Accommodation in Melbourne USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 411
Shared room in city centre 635
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 759
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 1,026
Alternative title
English Australian Catholic University
Russian Австралийский католический университет
Arabic الجامعة الكاثوليكية الأسترالية
German Australian Catholic University
French université catholique australienne
Japanese オーストラリアカトリック大学
Portuguese Universidade Católica Australiana
Chinese 澳洲天主教大學
ta ஆஸ்திரேலிய கத்தோலிக்கப் பல்கலைக்கழகம்
it Australian Catholic University
nl Australian Catholic University
pl Australian Catholic University
id Universitas Katolik Australia
nb Australian Catholic University
tl Australian Catholic University
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